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Reappraisal of Nymphoides coronata (Menyanthaceae), A 100-year-lost Species Endemic to South China

Yadong Zhou, Keyan Xiao, Guangwan Hu, Qinghua Zhan, Qingfeng Wang


In this paper, we reported and amended the morphological characters of Limnanthemum coronatum Dunn, which was about 100-year-lost species endemic to South China, and transferred it into Nymphoides, using a recombination name, Nymphoides coronata (Dunn) Chun ex Y.D. Zhou & G.W. Hu.


Nymphoides coronata, Menyanthaceae, Recombination, Supplemental description

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